Taxon  Report   6619 
Plantago major  L.
common plantain
Plantago major, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plantago major
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Plantago major
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Plantago major
© 2009 Barry Breckling
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Plantago
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Plantago asiatica
PLANTS: Plantago halophila
PLANTS: Plantago major ssp. intermedia
PLANTS: Plantago major var. asiatica
PLANTS: Plantago major var. intermedia
PLANTS: Plantago major var. pachyphylla
TJM2 + PLANTS: Plantago major var. pilgeri
TJM2 + PLANTS: Plantago major var. scopulorum
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2015).

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